Paul Vincent

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Currently writing the Astronomicon series of Science Fiction Novels, covering human exploration and developments over the next few decades. "The Beginning", "Distant Relatives", "Those Left Behind" and "Icarus" have already been published.

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I was born in Stratford-upon-Avon (UK) in the early 70s. That’s the same town in which the great William Shakespeare was born, so maybe that bodes well? Due to my parents’ careers, I grew up in a variety of places around Worcestershire, completing my school education in the City of Worcester itself.

University took me to Cardiff, Wales, to study Computer Science. I’ve lived in Cardiff ever since, moving to several locations around the city. I’ve been married for two decad
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Description: A short story, set in the near future detailing the aftermath of a military strike on a dictator of a middle eastern power. I thought it would be interesting to tell the story from the viewpoint of one of the victims of the attack. I suspect this is better described as flash fiction?

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